[Registration] Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020 Maternity Benefit Application Form

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Tamil Nadu State government announced a new welfare scheme for the State pregnant women. This scheme is launched by the name Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020. As the name suggests under this scheme State government will provide nutrition kit for maternity. The distribution of Amma Maternity Nutrition Kit is been conducted under Dr. Muthulakshmi Reddy Maternity Benefit Scheme for pregnant women. As, you must be aware of this fact, that Tamil Nadu is leading State in health care sector. State provides better mediocre services, infrastructure and manpower in health sector. Along with the Maternity Nutrition Kit State government will also provide financial assistance under this scheme. The announcement of the scheme is made in 2018-19 budget session. Those pregnant women, who need nutrition during pregnancy but could not afford it, this scheme is meant for them. More details related to this scheme are in article down below.

Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020

Name of Scheme Dr. Muthulakshmi Maternity Benefit Scheme
Name of State Tamil Nadu
Scheme Launched By State Chief Minister
Beneficiaries of Scheme Poor Pregnant Women of the State
Benefit of Scheme Financial Assistance of Rs 18,000/-
Number of Scheme Beneficiaries Around 8 Lakh Every Year
Scheme Announced In 2018-19 Budget
Allocated Budget For Scheme Rs 1,001 Crore

Dr. Muthulakshmi Maternity Benefit Scheme is announced by the State Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam in budget session 2018-19. Under this scheme State government will provide Maternity Nutrition Kit of worth Rs 4,000/- to pregnant women. Along with the kit State government will also provide financial amount of Rs 14,000/- to pregnant women under this scheme. As mentioned before in this article, Maternity Nutrition Kit will be provided under Muthulakshmi Maternity Scheme. For this scheme State government has allocated the budget of Rs 1,001.33 Crore. Amma Maternity Nutrition Kit Scheme is launched at Egmore Government Maternity Hospital. Government is also aware of the fact they have to enhance the facility of government run hospitals in the State. Every woman in the State who has delivered babies before 1st of January is not eligible for this scheme revised version. Scheme benefits and other details are in article below.

Dr. Muthulakshmi Maternity Scheme Key Features

  1. Maternity Nutrition Kit will be provided under Muthulakshmi Maternity Scheme.
  2. The amount which was previous given under Muthulakshmi Maternity Scheme is now been increased from Rs 12,000/- to Rs 18,000/-.
  3. Under Amma Maternity Nutrition Kit Scheme Maternity Nutrition Kit of worth Rs 4,000/- will be provided to State pregnant women.
  4. In the Maternity Nutrition Kit total of around 12 nutrition items will be provided which even includes dry fruits.
  5. The Nutrition Kit will be provided twice to pregnant women. First it will be given at 12th week of pregnancy and second will be given at 16th to 20th week of pregnancy.
  6. For this scheme State government will spend Rs 1,001.33 crore.
  7. Under this scheme, State government will also provide amount of Rs 14,000/- to pregnant women as financial assistance.
  8. Due to the Maternity Nutrition Kit different nutrition deficiency disease during pregnancy to mother and baby will reduce. Also it will help to improve baby health and weight.
  9. It is expected that under this scheme, every year around 8 lakh pregnant women will get its benefit.

Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme Maternity Benefits

Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2019
  1. This scheme will help pregnant women in getting proper nutritious diet.
  2. Both Mother and baby will stay healthy because of the scheme.
  3. Mother and baby will not suffer from any nutrition deficiency.
  4. Infant will born with good weight.
  5. Pregnant women will not suffer from anaemia.
  6. Under this scheme, pregnant women will get financial assistance of Rs 14,000/- along with kit worth Rs 4,000/-.

Dr. Muthulakshmi Maternity Benefit Scheme 2020 Instalment Details

Scheme Benefit/Instalment Amount Conditionality
1 Instalment Rs 2,000/- Antenatal Registration On or Before 12 Weeks
11 Instalment Rs 2,000/- After Four Months
111 Instalment Rs 4,000/- After Delivery
IV Instalment Rs 4,000/- After 3rd OPV/Pent a valent/Rota & IPV 2 doses completion
V Instalment Rs 2,000/- After Measles Rubella Vaccination completion of 9th & 12th month infants
Kind benefit Rs 2,000/- After 3rd Month Completion.
Kind Benfit Rs 2,000/- 2nd Nutrition Kit
Total Amount Rs 18,000/-  

Tamil Nadu Amma Nutrition Kit Contains

Product It Contains Units of Product
Pregnant Mothers Health Mix Powder 1 Kg
IFA Syrup 3 Nos
Protein Biscuits 500 gms
Dates 1 Kg
Aavin Ghee 500 gms
Towel 1 Noa
T. Albendazole 3 Nos

Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020 Registration Online

  1. To take the benefit of Amma maternity Nutrition Kit Scheme pregnant women have to register before 12th week of pregnancy.
  2. As the kit is provided under Muthulakshmi Maternity Scheme so pregnant women have to register in that scheme to get the nutrition kit.
  3. The registration can be done with UHN/VHN.

Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020 Maternity Benefit Application Form

  1. To download the scheme application form you need to click here.
  2. Then fill this form and attach documents asked with it.
  3. After this submit it to above mentioned authorities.

That is everything about Tamil Nadu Pregnancy Scheme 2020 till now. For any query about the scheme, ask us through comment section.